Hey, it's the last week of summer.
More "CGC" That's Not From "Cs"
Adverganza's always astute Catherine Taylor has a great post about the Heinz "CGC" (that's "Consumer Generated Content" for the uninitiated) TV spot contest, and how all of the alleged "Cs" clearly know their way around a pack shot and then some.
She tells it much better than I can.
Even Lowbrow Brit Humor Doesn't Translate
Interesting article in today's Times about the differences in British and American humor with some good quotes from relevant Hollywood types.
Why Good Agencies Go Bad
AdPulp's Danny G. has a really insightful piece on how great agencies are started and why they so often wind up failing.